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A practitioner's guide to class actions

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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The anatomy of a class action -- Precertification / Marcy Hogan Greer -- Ethical and practical issues of communicating with members of a class / Leane E. Kapps, Caitlin J. Morgan -- A class definition / Elizabeth Cabraser -- Numerosity, commonality, and typicality / Ruth A. Bahe-Jachna -- Adequacy requirements / James M. Terrell -- Nonmonetary relief / S. Ault Hootsell III, Melonie S. Wright -- Predominance and superiority / Rand P. Nolen -- Class certification hearings and decisions / Steven F. Griffith, Jr. -- Interlocutory appeals / Theane Evangelis, Blaine H. Evanson, Bradley J. Hamburger -- Discovery from class members / Bradley S. Wolff, Myrece R. Johnson -- Trials / Michael J. Mueller, Jason M. Beach -- Settlements / Linda S. Mullenix -- Attorneys' fee awards and incentive payments / Clifford H. Walston -- Claims administration / Kim Schmidt -- Special issues -- The class action fairness act / Tanya J. Pierce -- Mass actions under the class action fairness act / James L. Bernard, Jonathan A. Samper -- Standing / Kirsten M. Castada, Alex Wilson Albright -- Multidistrict litigation / Thomas Galligan, JR. Richard J. Aresnault -- Bellwether trials / Professor Jaime L. Dodge, Eris D. Holland, Richard J. Arsenault -- Daubert challenges in class certification / Daniel M. McClure, Mathew A. Dekovich -- Medical monitoring classes / Cristina C. Longoria -- Bankruptcy and class actions / Van A. Cates -- Consumer actions and fraud/reliance-based torts / Joshua D. Litchman, Eric A. Herzog, Stephanie Stroup -- Antitrust / Darryl Anderson, Layne Kruse -- Exposure torts / Richard W. Mark, Neta Levanon -- Oil and gas royalty classes / Mark D. Christiansen -- Employment cases / Sarah Brite Evans, Kristen Bush -- Property and casualty insurance / Richard L. Fenton, Alanna G. Clair -- Life insurance and annuities class actions / Alan S. Gilbert, Laura L. Geist -- Securities class actions / Harold C. Hirshman, Camille E. Bennett, Yu "Derik" Rao -- Food and beverage class actions / Kevin Underhill, Amir Nassihi, Reade Bramer, Elizabeth Lee -- Statistical sampling as a basis for extrapolating liability and/or damages / Michael J. Meuller, Jason M. Beach -- Aggregation or stacking of penalties or punitive measures / Julian W. Poon, Christopher Chorba, Timothy W. Loose -- Offers of judgment / Rick L. Shackelford -- Quantifying notice results in class actions / Katherine Kinsella, Shannon Wheatman -- The plain language toolkit for class action notice 701 / Shannon Wheatman, Katherine Kinsella -- Reality check: the state of media and its usage in class notice 711 / Maureen Gorman, Shannon Wheatman -- Arbitration and class actions / Lorrie L. Hargrove, W. Scott Simpson, Thomas Werth Thagard III, Daniel S. Weber -- Class action waivers in arbitration provisions / Scott A. Schutte, Thomas J. Sullivan, Paul D. Weller, Ezra D. Church -- Res judicata and collateral estoppel issues in class litigation / Andrew S. Tulimello, Megan B. Kiernan -- Multistate class actions and choice of law / Andrew S. Tulimello, Megan B. Kiernan -- U.S. class actions involving foreign parties / Robert Ted Parker, Charles F. Rysavy -- Management techniques and devices for segmenting aggregate litigation / Edward F. Sherman -- Creative application of rule 23(C)(4): how issue certification interacts with the requirements of rule 23(B)(3) / Cari Katrice Dawson, David B. Carpetner -- Modification and decertification of classes / -- Other due process challenges to the class device -- Use of special masters in connection with class -proceedings -- Ethical issues in class action settlements -- Urisdictional survey of local requirements governing class actions
  • The anatomy of a class action -- Precertification / Marcy Hogan Greer -- Ethical and practical issues of communicating with members of a class / Leane E. Kapps, Caitlin J. Morgan -- A class definition / Elizabeth Cabraser -- Numerosity, commonality, and typicality / Ruth A. Bahe-Jachna -- Adequacy requirements / James M. Terrell -- Nonmonetary relief / S. Ault Hootsell III, Melonie S. Wright -- Predominance and superiority / Rand P. Nolen -- Class certification hearings and decisions / Steven F. Griffith, Jr. -- Interlocutory appeals / Theane Evangelis, Blaine H. Evanson, Bradley J. Hamburger -- Discovery from class members / Bradley S. Wolff, Myrece R. Johnson -- Trials / Michael J. Mueller, Jason M. Beach -- Settlements / Linda S. Mullenix -- Attorneys' fee awards and incentive payments / Clifford H. Walston -- Claims administration / Kim Schmidt -- Special issues -- The class action fairness act / Tanya J. Pierce -- Mass actions under the class action fairness act / James L. Bernard, Jonathan A. Samper -- Standing / Kirsten M. Castada, Alex Wilson Albright -- Multidistrict litigation / Thomas Galligan, JR. Richard J. Aresnault -- Bellwether trials / Professor Jaime L. Dodge, Eris D. Holland, Richard J. Arsenault -- Daubert challenges in class certification / Daniel M. McClure, Mathew A. Dekovich
  • Medical monitoring classes / Cristina C. Longoria -- Bankruptcy and class actions / Van A. Cates -- Consumer actions and fraud/reliance-based torts / Joshua D. Litchman, Eric A. Herzog, Stephanie Stroup -- Antitrust / Darryl Anderson, Layne Kruse -- Exposure torts / Richard W. Mark, Neta Levanon -- Oil and gas royalty classes / Mark D. Christiansen -- Employment cases / Sarah Brite Evans, Kristen Bush -- Property and casualty insurance / Richard L. Fenton, Alanna G. Clair -- Life insurance and annuities class actions / Alan S. Gilbert, Laura L. Geist -- Securities class actions / Harold C. Hirshman, Camille E. Bennett, Yu "Derik" Rao -- Food and beverage class actions / Kevin Underhill, Amir Nassihi, Reade Bramer, Elizabeth Lee -- Statistical sampling as a basis for extrapolating liability and/or damages / Michael J. Meuller, Jason M. Beach -- Aggregation or stacking of penalties or punitive measures / Julian W. Poon, Christopher Chorba, Timothy W. Loose -- Offers of judgment / Rick L. Shackelford -- Quantifying notice results in class actions / Katherine Kinsella, Shannon Wheatman -- The plain language toolkit for class action notice / Shannon Wheatman, Katherine Kinsella -- Reality check: the state of media and its usage in class notice / Maureen Gorman, Shannon Wheatman -- Arbitration and class actions / Lorrie L. Hargrove, W. Scott Simpson, Thomas Werth Thagard III, Daniel S. Weber
  • Class action waivers in arbitration provisions / Scott A. Schutte, Thomas J. Sullivan, Paul D. Weller, Ezra D. Church -- Res judicata and collateral estoppel issues in class litigation / Andrew S. Tulimello, Megan B. Kiernan -- Multistate class actions and choice of law / Andrew S. Tulimello, Megan B. Kiernan -- U.S. class actions involving foreign parties / Robert Ted Parker, Charles F. Rysavy -- Management techniques and devices for segmenting aggregate litigation / Edward F. Sherman -- Creative application of rule 23(c)(4): how issue certification interacts with the requirements of rule 23(b)(3) / Cari Katrice Dawson, David B. Carpetner -- Modification and decertification of classes / J. Benjamin King -- Other due process challenges to the class device / Theane Evangelis, Blaine H. Evanson, Bradley J. Hamburger -- Use of special masters in connection with class proceedings / F. A. Little, JR. Ed Gentle -- Ethical issues in class action settlements / Robert D. Phillips Jr., Samuel J. Park -- Jurisdictional survey of local requirements governing class actions [including separate chapters for each state]

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